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spoon

verb

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to lift out with something that holds liquid
  • lovingly spooned the homemade stew out of the pot

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spoon

noun

Synonyms of spoon (Entry 2 of 2)

a utensil with a bowl and a handle that is used especially in cooking and serving food
  • an assortment of metal and wooden spoons should be part of every cook's culinary arsenal

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The first known use of spoon was in the 14th century

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“Spoon.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/spoon. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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